Edge Tag

– Triple H appeared today on ESPN’s NFL Countdown to talk about Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rogers, who makes a belt motion around his waist during on-field celebrations. — DirecTV is still advertising the Royal Rumble as a 30-Man Match in their commercial promoting the event. The commercial also has Randy Orton and Edge boasting about winning the match. Both Superstars have not been announced for the battle royal. — WWE creative has discussed reuniting Randy Orton and Edge as a tandem after the Royal Rumble. The duo isRead More

Posted On January 20, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Jericho Talks About His WWE Hiatus, Youth Movement, TNA & More

Pro Wrestling Illustrated interview excerpts with Chris Jericho Interview conducted by Al Castle in December Full interview available Prowrestlingillustrated.blogspot.com. On whether he’ll return to WWE: “As of right now I don’t see myself returning to WWE any time soon. That’s not to say that I’ll never return, but I have no plans, no schedule, no time line for it. Every fan that I see is like, ‘Hey when are you coming back? What’s going? What are you doing?’ And I’ve never really thought that far ahead. As far as IRead More

Posted On January 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoilers* WWE SmackDown Taping Results For Friday

Wade Barrett names the group The Core. They even have a new video put together. Big Zeke talks, then Heath Slater, then Justin Gabriel. Theodore Long comes out and interrupts to lay down the law. Del Rio comes out & tells the Core he’s going to win the Royal Rumble. He’s facing R-Truth. (1) Alberto Del Rio beat R-Truth via submission. During the match, the Jumbotron cuts to Teddy Long unconscious in the back with Michael Tarver, Vickie Guerrero, and Dolph Ziggler checking on him. R-Truth dominates most of theRead More

Posted On January 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated Card For WWE’s Royal Rumble 2011 PPV

Following Friday’s WWE SmackDown, here’s the updated card for WWE’s Royal Rumble 2011 pay-per-view: 30-Man Royal Rumble Match Winner gets a title shot at WrestleMania 27 WWE Championship Match The Miz defends againstRandy Orton World Heavyweight Championship Match Edge defends against Dolph ZigglerRead More

Posted On January 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

SD Taping Notes: Pre-Show & Post-Show Dark Match Results

Thanks to Justin Dunaway for sending in the following: Prior to the WWE Smackdown taping last night, Percy Watson defeated Tyler Reks in the event’s dark match. After the Smackdown taping, Edge and Rey Mysterio defeated Kane and Alberto Del Rio in a tag team dark match main event.Read More

Posted On January 12, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: Even I can be wrong once in a while

Alright so everyone makes mistakes including me; as hard as it is to admit Nexus is now enjoyable to watch, and not just because they saved us from having to see Santino and Vlad defend their tag team titles. Even though that was pretty awesome to see and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  How I ever doubted CM Punk and his ability to raise Nexus to watchable level is beyond me. The initiations were pretty neat although Michael McGillicutty clearly had the worst of all the initiations. Also we may notRead More

Posted On January 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 1/14

Thanks to Danny of http://realwrestlecrap.proboards.com for the following spoilers: Dark match- Showtime Percy Watson defeated Tyler Reks Superstars–Chris Masters and JTG defeated Chavo Guerrero and Curt Hawkins. Fun back and forth match, Masters won with a Masterlock on Chavo. Smackdown opened with Kofi celebrating his title win from last week. Jack Swagger interrupted, which led to- Kofi Kingston defeating Jack Swagger. Not sure if this was a title match. Fun back and forth match, Kofi won with the SOS, but it appeared the ending was botched when Swagger didn’t kickRead More
- Unless WWE officials change direction and book a title change at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view, current plans have Edge and The Miz as the two champions who will be defending going into the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. – Most people within WWE are positive about Triple H having more influence and power in the company these days. There’s a feeling that while Triple H has had some power for years now, this will be the first year of what will be a transition from Vince McMahon to Triple H asRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Smackdown & NXT Tapings

WWE will tape tonight’s WWE NXT, the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Tucson Convention Center in Tucson, Arizona. The first elimination from WWE NXT will take place and the following matches have been announced for this week’s Smackdown: * Rey Mysterio vs. Alberto Del Rio in a 2 Out of 3 Falls Match * Edge vs. Kane in a Last Man Standing Match for the World Heavyweight ChampionshipRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

2 Big Matches Announced For This Week’s WWE Smackdown

It was announced last week and confirmed on Raw tonight that the following matches will take place on this week’s edition of WWE Smackdown: -Edge (c) vs Kane in a Last Man Standing Match for the WWE World Title. -Rey Mysterio vs Alberto Del Rio in a 2 out of 3 Falls Match.Read More

Posted On December 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

What Happened After WWE Smackdown Went Off-Air, More

Thanks to Chris Reed, PWTorch specialist for the following: The arena was practically full with only the top portions curtain off. Definitely a good number of kids and families in the crowd. Pre-TV taping Dark Match: Trent Barreta beat Abraham Washington. Prior to the match, Washington tried to get heat by picking on the San Antonio Spurs. Barreta eventually won a quick match with the Tornado DDT. After the dark match, NXT, Superstars, and the live Smackdown were taped. Post-Smackdown Bonus Match: World Hvt. champion Edge beat Kane to retainRead More

Posted On December 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Main Event For New Year’s Eve Edition Of WWE Smackdown

Before the main event of this week’s WWE Smackdown, it was announced that Alberto Del Rio and Kane will face off against Edge and Rey Mysterio in tag team action on next week’s New Year’s Eve edition of Smackdown.Read More

Posted On December 19, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Results

WWE TLC PPV Results – December 19, 2010

WWE TLC PPV Results December 19, 2010 WWE TLC PPV Opener: WWE’s 2010 Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view kicks off with a video package focusing on tonight’s matches with the theme of the Superstars putting their health and careers on the line at “the most dangerous event of the year.” Few will feel glory, but all will feel pain, it says. And we’re live from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas as the pyro explodes. The stage area is decorated with tables, ladders and chairs. Michael Cole welcomes us toRead More

Posted On December 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Extreme Rules Spoiler, Smackdown Main Event Changed, More

- Local adverts in Tampa, Florida for WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view on May 1, 2011 are noted, “what’s John Cena’s next move against the Nexus?” – WWE returns to the Ford Park Arena in Beaumont, Texas on January 15th, 2011 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale December 20th, 2010 at 10 AM. – The main event for the WWE Smackdown taping on Decemeber 28 has been changed. The main event was originally a 6 man tag match featuring the Big Show, Edge and Rey Mysterio vs. Jack Swagger, AlbertoRead More

Posted On December 17, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For Tonight

WWE taped this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana. Thanks to Beau Belgard, PWTorch reader for providing us with full results: WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday) For the final WWE Smackdown episode leading to the TLC PPV… Edge promo starts the show. He introduces a video montage of last few week’s events, talks about the World Title match this Sunday, and leaves. Pretty uneventful. Miz vs. Rey Mysterio is later tonight. Teddy Long and Edge are talking in back. The TLC match is changed to Fatal Four-way withRead More

Posted On December 15, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Miz Getting High Marks, Edge Turning Heel Again?

- According to Dave Meltzer, The Miz is getting high marks within WWE for how hard he has been working since winning the WWE Title. Miz has been compared to John Cena in the sense that he is doing tons of media appearances and not complaining about it. – Both Edge and John Morrison are being discussed for possible heel turns in the near future. The deal with Edge is that, while people feel he is better as a heel, the Smackdown roster is weak on the babyface side.Read More

Posted On December 15, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Regarding The World Title Match At WWE TLC PPV

The World Heavyweight Title match at this Sunday WWE TLC pay-per-view will now be a four-way match. Word Champion Kane will now defend his title Edge, Rey Mysterio, and Alberto Del Rio. The change was announced at this week’s Smackdown television taping airing this Friday. Kane was originally scheduled to defend the World Title against Edge in a TLC match and Del Rio and Mysterio were scheduled for a chairs match.Read More

Posted On December 14, 2010By Mike ShannonIn Columns

Raw Review – December 13, 2010

Raw Review – December 13, 2010 -Just a note before we start here…if this episode sucks as bad as last week and I’m forced to sit through THREE hours of it, it’s not gonna be pretty. Considering the Slammys usually are the epitome of suck, I’m not holding my breath. -LIVE! from New Orleans, LA (where it’s good to see Drew Brees is still benefiting from Hurricane Katrina) -Because Vince McMahon hates my life, former WCW World Champion David Arquette kicks us off and cuts a heel promo. This heelRead More

Posted On December 14, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Raw Results – December 13, 2010

– Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with hype for the 2010 Slammy Awards. We got to the arena where we get an introduction to the Slammys like something you’d hear at the Grammy’s. Michael Cole welcomes us to an award show like none other, he says. The Slammys has its own theme song. Cole is joined by Jerry Lawler and CM Punk on commentary. – We go to the ring and Justin Roberts introduces actor, producer, fashion designer and former WCW World Champion David Arquette. Arquette comes out to theRead More